Bacolod bans pork from Luzon, other countries

Bacolod bans pork from Luzon, other countries

To keep the city’s hog industry alive and safe from the rising threat of African swine fever (ASF), the city government has temporarily banned the influx of live pigs, pork, and pork by-products from Luzon and certain countries.Mayor Evelio Leonardia issued Executive...
Naga hailed as 6th ‘Justice Zone’ by European Union

Naga hailed as 6th ‘Justice Zone’ by European Union

Leading the launch, Naga City Mayor Nelson S. Legacion (2nd from right) cuts the ribbon cutting ceremony of the Justice Zone corner at the People’s Hall. He is shown with European Union Chargé d’Affaires Thomas Wiersing, DILG Secretary Eduardo Año, Chief Justice Lucas...
Good sanitation pushed to combat polio in W. Visayas

Good sanitation pushed to combat polio in W. Visayas

Health officials in Western Visayas are pushing for good sanitation and vaccination to combat polio To stop the recurrence of the polio virus, immunization coverage must be strengthened and coupled with good sanitation practices, according to the Department of Health...
Transport strike affects business operations in Bacolod

Transport strike affects business operations in Bacolod

Bacolod City Hall (from the Bacolod City website) Due to the nationwide transport strike, some business establishments in Bacolod City and neighboring localities were forced to adjust the work schedules of their employees on Monday. Business establishments have to...
Guimaras recorded highest dengue attack rate in W. Visayas

Guimaras recorded highest dengue attack rate in W. Visayas

Guimaras recorded the highest number of dengue cases in all provinces and highly-urbanized cities in Western Visayas the Department of Health – Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD) Region 6 said Monday.According to the data shared by Josef Alexander Denila, senior...